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  Words related to damp

Related / Similar Words: dampness, moistness, dampen, soften, weaken, break, deaden, muffle, mute, dull, tone down, dampish, moist

 

Definition:
  • a slight wetness;
  • lessen in force or effect; "soften a shock"; "break a fall";
  • make vague or obscure or make (an image) less visible; "muffle the message";
  • restrain or discourage; "the sudden bad news damped the joyous atmosphere";
  • deaden (a sound or noise), especially by wrapping;
  • slightly wet; "clothes damp with perspiration"; "a moist breeze"; "eyes moist with tears";

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    Hyponyms: dankness, clamminess, deafen, dampen, deaden

     

    Derivational Morphology: weakener, damper, muffler, mute, silencer

     

     
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